Girl leaving parental home with boy on attaining age of discretion is not kidnapping: Madhya Pradesh High Court

The High Court, therefore, set aside an order of trial court convicting the accused.
Madhya Pradesh HC Jabalpur bench
Madhya Pradesh HC Jabalpur bench

The Madhya Pradesh High Court recently observed that when a girl, who has attained the age of discretion, leaves her parents' house to be with a boy who facilitates the same, it will not amount to kidnapping or abduction [Manoj Sahu vs State of Madhya Pradesh].

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